Emotics’ Mention in The Nikkei

The Nikkei commented on the use and implications of Emotics’ analysis of Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell, with Prattle. The article was publish in Japanese only, but an English translation is provided below.

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“At the press conference on June 13th, the AI eye of Emotics stared at every expression of Chairperson Powell. As Powell answered reporters’ questions, it did not miss any subtle changes. The AI software detected wrinkles between the eyebrows and distortion of the mouth. The read a total of 15 emotions of “disgust,” showing frustration during the press conference. Ray Horan, Emotics CEO, said, “The software analyzes microexpressions five times per second.” It is difficult for human beings to escape from AI analysis.”

July 18, 2018 | Nikkei Shimbun Morning Paper


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Discussing Tech Innovation in Hong Kong with SCMP

The South China Morning Post interviewed Emotics CEO, Ray Horan, regarding the Hong Kong government’s efforts to boost technology innovation within the region.

“…while such technology requires lots of research and thus “can’t be commercialised instantly”, the Hong Kong government could to do more to connect start-ups with corporations in the city and therefore assist start-ups in commercialise their product.”